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RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Typology and Prophecy
→ Cycles → Manuscripts and Prints → Speculum humanae salvationis → Chapter 1: From the Fall of Rebel Angels to the Fall of Man
→ 1a: Fall of Rebel Angels
The Speculum: introduction - description - summary


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→ Original composition: In the top register God, at the side between adoring angels Lucifer demanding God's throne, in the bottom register devils and mouth of hell
→ Variant: In the top register God, the Virgin Mary and Lucifer, beneath perhaps the blessed souls and the mouth of Hell
→ Variant: Only God with adoring angels and Lucifer demanding God's throne
→ Variant: In the top register God in mandorla with angels, in the bottom register devils and mouth of hell, no fighting between both groups
→ Variant: Above God enthroned or in a cloud, often with adoring angels, beneath devils and mouth of hell, no fighting between both groups
→ Variant: At the top God flanked by angels who fight the devils beneath
→ Variant: The fight between angels happens next to, not beneath, God
→ Variant: Michael fighting a devil, above God holding Adam in His arms
→ Variant: Lucifer is stabbed or thrown down
→ Variant: God fighting the rebel angels
→ Variant: God in mandorla, outside it falling angels
→ Variant: Combined with Creation
→ Variant: God worshipped by the angels (the Fall of Rebel Angels moved to chapter 1b)